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All the latest news from the world of children’s author Fay Evans.

Author’s Legal Bid Over John Lewis Christmas Ad

A children’s author is challenging John Lewis & Partners over its critically acclaimed 2019 Christmas advert, Excitable Edgar. Author Fay...

Happy Birthday to Fred The Fire-Sneezing Dragon!

Whoop, whoop! This month marks exactly three years since my debut picture book Fred The Fire-Sneezing Dragon was first made...

FREE Christmas Treat Ideas For Primary Schools

I’m excited that in the run up to Christmas I’ll be busy bringing JOY to primary school classrooms everywhere!  ...

Author Discovers Magic Formula For Spreading Joy

I’m excited to have discovered a new way to continue to inspire and entertain primary school children by sharing stories...

Author Launches FREE Primary School Assembly Video

My mission to make ‘every day a book day’ in primary schools is continuing and I’m excited to share a...

My FREE Primary School Author Visits Are Back!

I’m excited to let you know that I am once again offering FREE author visits to primary schools and nurseries...

Online Author Visits To Continue When Schools Reopen

When UK primary schools closed in March 2020 due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, many of my planned author visits...

Children’s Author To Judge BBC Radio 2 500 Words Competition

Eeeek! I’m so excited to announce that I’ll be one of the judges in the 500 Words story writing competition...

FREE Author Visits – Pre School And Reception Classes

Here’s an early Christmas gift for Early Years teachers at primary schools across the UK – I’m offering FREE storytelling sessions...

Author Writes Musical Theatre Show Based On Children’s Book

Drum roll please! It’s time for the big reveal regarding the top secret writing project that I have been working...

Children’s Author Is Guest Speaker At Literary Event

I recently spent a lovely afternoon meeting, mixing and mingling with guests and fellow speakers at the Literary Lunch No.7...

New Storytelling Sessions For Reception Classes

This photograph fills my heart with joy! It shows a Reception class of four and five-year-olds, happily reading their copies of...

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